The Thistle

Library Acquisitions for November 2015

The library’s acquisitions in November included the second edition of A Biblical History of Israel by Iain Provan, V. Philips Long, and Tremper Longman III. The changes in this new edition include an appendix to directly address the criticisms leveled at the first edition by prominent liberal historical-critical scholars, edits throughout the text to clarify […]

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Book Notes – January 2016 – Buswell Library Select Items

Biblical Interpretation and Doctrinal Formulation in the Reformed Tradition, edited by Arie C. Leder and Richard A. Muller (Reformation Heritage Books, 2014). This festschrift for Calvin Theological Seminary’s James De Jong includes “The Interpretation of Christ’s Descent into Hades in the Early Seventeenth Century,” by Jay Shinn, who focuses on three figures: Hugh Broughton (1549-1612), […]

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Seminary Seeks Full-Time Professor of Counseling

Covenant Theological Seminary invites applications and nominations for a full-time faculty appointment at the level of Assistant, Associate, or full Professor of Counseling. The position will start preferably in the fall of 2016, or in 2017 if necessary. Primary instructional responsibilities will be in the Master of Arts in Counseling (MAC) program and will focus on […]

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